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Definition: Declaration of Dangerous Goods
It is a part of international regulations. Consignors or transport agencies are required to declare before transporting dangerous goods. They are required to prepare a document where specific details need to be mentioned regarding the contents and packaging of the goods. It is a form certifying that the cargo has been packed, labeled and declared according to the standards. This is done in accordance with IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations.
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